Archive for the ‘Information of Interest’ Category

Course on Negotiation Techniques in a Legal Context

From October 2017 to February 2018 a course on Negotiation techniques in a legal context will take place at Lisbon Law School. The course is organized by ICJP/ CIDP – Lisbon Centre for Research in Public Law and it aims to provide its participants important tools not only on how control negotiation contexts but also […]

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6th Congress of the European Association of Legislation in Bern (Switzerland), May 13th-14th 2004

On the occasion of the 6th Congress of the European Association of Legislation in Bern (Switzerland), May 13th-14th 2004, the following publication was issued, gathering the proceedings from such conference: The Participation of Civil Society in the Legislative Process The book can be acquired here  

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REFIT – The Commission’s Regulatory Fitness and Performance programme

REFIT is part of the Commission’s better regulation agenda. It makes sure that EU laws deliver their intended benefits for citizens, businesses and society while removing red tape and lowering costs. It also aims to make EU laws simpler and easier to understand. REFIT pays particular attention to small businesses, which can be disproportionately affected […]

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SSL – SEVAL’s 2017 annual conference

The Swiss Association Society (SSL/SGG) is an organization which aims to develop the legislation drafting in Switzerland. It provides training and organizes scientific conferences on legislation drafting. The Swiss Evaluation Society (SEVAL) is an association that promotes the exchange and improvement of evaluation information and experiences between politics, administration, universities, NGOs and the private sector. This association organizes conferences […]

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The 3rd Korean-Nordic European Forum booklet

On the 29th of June 2017 took place the 3rd Korean Nordic European Legislation Forum in Seoul, Korea.  This forum was hosted by the Korea Legislation Research Institute on the topic “Current Status and Prospects of Legislation on Basic Income”. A booklet of the forum has be released by the organization. Read the booklet of the conference here. 

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2017 KLRI – IAL International Conference booklet

On the 28th of June took place the 2017 KLRI – IAL International Conference, in Seoul, Korea, hosted by the Korea Legislation Research Institute jointly with the International Association of Legislation (IAL). The topic of the conference was”Challenges in Legislative Reform: The effectiveness of legislative Evaluation and Methodological Approaches”. A booklet of the conference has be released by […]

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Professional Legislative Drafters – Status, Roles, Education

The Zentrum für Rechtsetzungslehre (Center for Legislative Studies) is a research, service and training centre of the Insitute of Law at the University of Zurich. One of its recent publications is Professional Legislative Drafters – Status, Roles, Education, written by Prof. Dr. Felix Uhlmann and Dr. Stefan Höfler. This volume compares the Swiss system, which does not know professional legislative drafters, with […]

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Loophole – new edition

The new edition of the Loophole – the Journal of the Commonwealth Association of Legislative Counsel – is available. The June 2017 edition contains an article by Duncan Berry commenting on a recently published book by Professor Helen Xanthaki entitled Drafting Legislation, Art and Technology of Rules for Regulation (2015). Helen Xanthaki is a Professor of Law at University College […]

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Call for expression of interest: Marie Sklodowka Curie postdoctoral fellowships – University of Antwerp

The Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence ACTORE (The Antwerp Consortium on the Organization of Rulemaking and Multi-level Governance in Europe) at the University of Antwerp seeks expressions of interest from potential postdoctoral researchers wishing to apply for a Marie Sklodowka Individual European Fellowship. The Marie Sklodowka Curie Individual Actions (MSCA) are prestigious fellowships funded by […]

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2017 KLRI – IAL International Conference

This week is being held  the 2017 KLRI – IAL International Conference, in Seoul, Korea, on the topic: “Challenges in Legislative Reform: The effectiveness of legislative Evaluation and Methodological Approaches”.  This conference is hosted by the Korea Legislation Research Institute and the International Association of Legislation (IAL) and it will have the participation of members from both organisations as […]

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